At the recent ACI FMA Council meeting, held in Belgrade, Serbia last week, the association’s representatives discussed its ongoing work in the areas of ethical conduct, education and networking. Council approved the 2017 budget and received reports from its Working Groups and Committees. The group declared its unified support for ELAC, the ACI FMA’s eLearning, Attestation and Certification Portal (www.acifma.com/elac), and reiterated its intent to provide high standards for the professionalization of the wholesale financial markets.
Statement from the ACI financial markets association, in relation to ACI FMA International Presidential Leadership to Transition, and a New Search Launched.
What will the FX Global Code mean for you?
An e-Forex Supplement co-published with ACI FMA, Bloomberg and CLS and with foreword by Marshall Bailey, CFA, President ACI Financial Markets Association International.
Profit & Loss talks to Marshall Bailey, president of ACI - The Financial Markets Association, about the implementation of the Global Code of Conduct within the FX industry.
Our contemporary financial markets are under review, as they always have been. As markets and technology advance, so does the market’s ability to respond to new requirements from end-user customers, regulatory change, more accurate methods and generally better systems and processes.
The Bank for International Settlements released its proposed code of conduct for the foreign exchange trade market late last week, and drew praise from a number of market participants.
The four industry veterans leading the development of the BIS FX Global Code of Conduct have stated that the Code will evolve with the market at an event organized by the ACI Financial Markets Association in New York on May 26.
The first phase of the BIS FX Global Code of Conduct was published on Thursday 25th May. The full document spans 30 pages and provides comprehensive guidance on key areas of the FX market including market ethics, information sharing, execution costs, trading confirmation and settlement.
Financial services firms have expressed their support for the BIS FX Global Code of Conduct. The first phase of the Global Code of Conduct for the Foreign Exchange Market and principles for adherence to the new standards were released earlier this week by the Bank of International Settlement (BIS) - - and financial services firms are expressing support for the proposals.
Central banks and market participants have welcomed the release of the first phase of the BIS FX Global Code of Conduct. Published on 26 May 2016, the Code outlines acceptable behaviour and best practice for those operating in the FX industry.
ACI America The Financial Markets Association, in partnership with Thomson Reuters, will host key central bank and market leaders, at the New York headquarters of Thomson Reuters on May 26th, 2016.
ACI Denmark announces the timetable for the Education Programme for 2016.
The ACI Dealing Simulation Course had been a cornerstone of the ACI Education platform, and has proven to be very popular with candidates. We welcome ACI FMA National Associations as a participant in the organisation and development of a number of these courses around the world.
<p><strong> European President, Bruno Langfritz, attended the first Trader's Day Event organised by ACI Portugal.</strong></p>
What will the FX Global Code mean for you?
Chris Salmon, Executive Director of Markets at the Bank of England, gave a speech at the ACI UK Summer Reception that included references to the importance of Global Conduct.
ACI Egypt hosted its third annual gathering at the Hyatt Regency in Sharm El Sheikh on the 24th/26th of March 2016. The event was attended by around 250 delegates including representatives from the Central Bank of Egypt.
ACI Slovenia held its 24th Annual Assembly in Nova Gorica, from Friday 10th until Sunday 12th June 2016. The Assembly took place at the Perla, Casino & Hotel, in Nova Gorica. A comprehensive agenda with high calibre speakers and interesting social events was organized. 95 delegates participated - including approximately a quarter of participants from abroad.
We often read about new digital technologies, and how they may significantly enhance (or disrupt) our banking system. One prominent theme is that of block chain technology, often confused directly with BitCoin, an important forerunner. To help with our understanding of these technologies, we have the pleasure of sending you some recent presentations on this subject from ACI Switzerland.
On 28th of May 2016, the XXI Annual Assembly of ACI Macedonia FMA was held in Strumica.
With keynote speech by Deputy Director of the Department of Development of Financial Markets Central Bank of Russia, Alexei Orlov, and a panel discussion about "Actual problems of financial market regulation and technology."
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